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  1. bactericidal, disinfectant, germicidaladjective

    preventing infection by inhibiting the growth or action of microorganisms


  1. germicidaladjective

    Destructive to germs; -- applied to any agent which has a killing action upon living microorganisms, particularly bacteria or viruses, which are the cause of many infectious diseases.

    Etymology: [Germ + L. caedere to kill + -al.]


  1. germicidaladjective

    that kills pathogenic organisms; disinfectant

Webster Dictionary

  1. Germicidaladjective


    Etymology: [Germ + L. caedere to kill + -al.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of germicidal in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of germicidal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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